Red Flag Warning Extended Through Monday Morning

Dry and windy conditions have prompted officials to extend a red flag warning for parts of the Southland through Monday morning.


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Vehicles Catch Fire After Big Rig Crashes Into CarMax Lot Near Oxnard

A big rig Saturday careened off a freeway off-ramp and crashed into a car dealership near Oxnard where ten vehicles caught fire.


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Wind Advisory In Effect For Mountains, High Desert Of LA County

The National Weather Service Sunday issued a wind advisory through the morning for the mountains and high desert of Los Angeles County.


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Summit Fire Now 40 Percent Contained

A fast-moving, wind-driven brush fire in Riverside County was 40 percent contained as of early Thursday morning, CAL Fire officials said.

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LA County Fire Increases Staffing Due To Red Flag Warning

The Los Angeles County Fire Department has ramped up staffing Thursday in response to increased fire danger caused by gusty winds and extremely warm temperatures.

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Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (May 2)

Hot and windy for the next couple of days. The wind peaks this morning.

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Dry Weather, Winds Spawn SoCal Fire Danger

Red flag warnings are up around Southern California as dry, windy weather creates fire danger.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (April 9)

Winds will relax throughout the day, but they will pick up again tonight with an off-shore flow. There will be some brief Santa Ana winds through Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2013

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Wild Winds Expected To Whip Around The Southland

Wild winds are expected to whip around the Southland for the next several days.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (Jan. 16)

The winds have pulled back a little from where they were yesterday…but by this evening we are going to be dealing with the potential for damaging winds again.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2013

Mysterious black dust has been blanketing the San Gabriel Valley. (credit: CBS)

What’s The Mysterious Black Dust Blanketing The San Gabriel Valley?

San Gabriel Valley residents have been noticing a mysterious black dust blanketing their neighborhoods for the past two days.

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Red Flag Warning Remains In Effect Through Saturday Afternoon

A Red Flag Warning remains in effect Friday as gusty winds and low humidities plague the Southland.

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Crews Douse Brush Fire In Santa Clarita

Firefighters on Thursday made short work of a small brush fire in the Saugus area of Santa Clarita.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (Oct. 25)

Gusty winds on tap for the next two days. A red flag warning and wind warnings kick in tonight and last through mid-day Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2012

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Car Plunges Off Malibu Cliff Killing Driver And Igniting Brushfire

The driver of a vehicle that went over an embankment in an unincorporated area near Malibu Thursday sparking a brush fire that charred about two acres was found badly burned and dead.